Prior To Tulane: Played three seasons at the University of Tennessee...saw action in 75 matches and 221 sets from 2006-08, posting 319 digs, 266 asssists, 16 aces, two kills and a pair of blocks...as a freshman in 2006, played in 27 matches and 78 sets, ranking sixth on the team in digs (103) and digs per set (1.32)...also chipped in with six aces, nine assists and a kill...posted three double-digit dig contests, including a career-high 17 vs. Mississippi (10/29/06)...as a sophomore in 2007, saw action in 29 matches and 112 sets, finished second on the team in assists (255) and assists per set (2.28), and fifth in both digs (202) and digs per set (1.80)...recorded seven double-digit assist outings and nine double-digit dig contests...had a pair of assist/dig double-doubles, including a career-best 56 assists to go with 15 digs at Arkansas (11/16/07)...as a junior in 2008, played in 19 matches and 31 sets where she posted 14 digs, two assists and an ace...had a season-best four digs vs. Gardner-Webb in the Comcast Lady Vols Classic (9/12/08)...off the court, was a member of the Peer Mentor Program.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at St. Mary's High for coach Angela McShane...as a senior, named first-team Tri-City Athletic League and Stockton Record's All-Area Team after helping lead her team to the T-CAL championship with a perfect 18-0 record...selected first-team All San Joaquin Athletic League as a junior...helped team win back-to-back SJAL titles with undefeated marks as a freshman and sophomore...graduated with highest honors and was named Scholar-Athlete all four seasons...off the court, was a member of Students Against Drunk Driving.
Club: Played five years for the Delta Valley Volleyball Club...helped her 17s team finish third in the Junior Olympics in 2004.
Personal: Born Jaye Kelly Loyd on May 2, 1988 in Stockton, Calif...daughter of Roosevelt and Tambi Loyd...has one brother, Chase...majoring in English.
Jaye Loyd's Career Statistics
*stats while at Tennessee